Almost 200 drivers have been arrested for drink or drug driving offences by Avon and Somerset Police in December.
There have been a total of 180 arrests as part of Operation Tonic - the annual Christmas campaign. Last year 231 drivers were arrested during the same period.
Drivers caught drinking and driving or driving while under the influence of drugs risk a fine of up to £5000, a minimum 12 month driving ban, a criminal record and could end up behind bars and without a job.
Police want motorists to take care during the build-up to the New Year celebrations. Anyone planning to go out and celebrate the New Year is being advised to nominate a non-drinking driver, arrange alternative transport and leave the car at home.
More top news
A postman is walking one of the earliest postal routes to celebrate 500 years of Royal Mail & raise money for charity.
A mum is holding a 36 hour dance event to try to raise money to help her son have an operation that could make her son pain free.
A baby gorilla who was the first to be born by C-section in the UK is starting to make her way in the world of Bristol Zoo